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As Greater Boston's community foundation, the Boston Foundation is focused on the myriad of factors which make our city unique and successful. With an emphasis on strengthening this region's competitiveness in the global economy, the Foundation works with many partners to publish cutting edge research, hold public forums, and convene task forces of experts and stakeholders to create action agendas for real change.

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EForAll Roxbury

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Transforming Lives and Communities

How do you prepare the next generation of urban entrepreneurs? Entrepreneurship for All (E4All) says the keys to success are already embedded in the community.

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El Paso, Dayton, y un llamado a la transformación

En momentos en que la nación se estremece a causa de los tiroteos de El Paso y Dayton, nuestra comunidad se une al dolor de las víctimas, y brinda apoyo a la comunidad Latina. De la misma manera hace un llamado para reconocer los fracasos, y enfrentar las causas de la violencia armada, que se han convertido en una epidemia de tiroteos.

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The Boston Globe

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Fewer prisoners, lower crime

Boston Globe columnist Renee Loth talks with Ben Forman of MassINC, a frequent partner of the Boston Foundation on criminal justice issues, in a look at research that suggests reducing incarceration is helping to drive an overall reduction in crime in Boston and nationally.

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The Boston Globe

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At Fort Point, they’re taking ‘The Tempest’ by storm

Boston Globe arts reporter Terry Byrne features the Fort Point Theatre Channel, a Live Arts Boston grantee, ahead of a "work in progress" presentation of "Tempest Reconfigured," a collection of scenes inspired by Shakespeare's "The Tempest".

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BOA 2019 Annual_COVER


Boston Opportunity Agenda 8th Annual Report Card

The 8th Annual Boston Opportunity Agenda Report Card examines how Boston public school, charter and Catholic school students are performing on key metrics from early childhood through college. New this year: an examination of how ready Boston high school graduates are for postsecondary work.

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TBF News: Summer 2019

The Summer 2019 edition of TBF News highlights recent work from Boston Indicators on immigration and the changing demographics of Boston, and explores the challenges facing the Greater Boston housing market - plus education news and the announcement of two new Boston Foundation board members.

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